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13 November 2017

Exciting refurbishments for Newham leisure centres

To ensure residents get access to the best facilities to help them stay fit and healthy, Newham Council is spending up to £1.6m to improve two of its leisure...Read more

13 November 2017

Remembering our fallen together

Residents from across the borough joined Mayor Sir Robin Wales and members of the Royal British Legion at remembrance services across the borough to honour...Read more

6 November 2017

Thousands of Newham residents enjoy musical fireworks spectacular

Crowds of more than 33,000 residents enjoyed a dazzling firework display organised by Newham Council, which was choreographed to a medley of popular ......Read more

3 November 2017

Man found sleeping in under the stairs cupboard in rogue landlord raid

Newham Council inspectors have discovered a young man sleeping in a coffin-like cupboard, in an overcrowded house in Beckton, East London....Read more

3 November 2017

Statement from Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee regarding Fire Safety in Tower Blocks

Councillor Anthony McAlmont, Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee said: “I am disappointed that Councillor John Gray has resigned from the Fire ......Read more